Underground Coal Mine Electricians Fitters Surface Bowen Basin

Essential Mining Services is looking for Underground Coal Mine Electricians and Fitters Operators Surface Bowen Basin

Underground Electricians, Fitters & Operators, Surface Plumber Required

Underground Coal Mine Electricians Fitters Operators Surface Bowen Basin

Underground Coal Mine Electricians Fitters Operators Surface <strong>Bowen Basin</strong>

EMS requires Underground Electricians, Fitters, Supervisors, Operators etc – for Long Term Conveyor Contract – Bowen Basin. They also have some deputies roles available.

  • 7/7 Family Friendly Rosters
  • Long term work – 5 Year Contract
  • High rates of pay
  • Camp & Meals provided.
  • Direct Hire & Sub Contract employment available

Other Underground opportunities also available – read on further for this information: They also have vacancies for a Grosvenor site-inducted TQ Plumber and Carpenter/Concretion

  • 7/7 Family Friendly Rosters
  • Camp & Meals provided
  • Plumber MUST already be inducted at Grosvenor Mine
  • Carpenter/Concretor must hold current S11 & CBM S4 and have mine site experience.
  • Other tickets such as BMA Induction, WAH, Conf Space, BMA Light Vehicle etc highly regarded.
  • Surface crew has been onsite for 3+ years with contract renewed for another 3+ so long term opportunities exist for the right person.

Underground Coal Mine Electricians Fitters Operators Surface <strong>Bowen Basin</strong>

EMS Offers:

  • Competitive rates.
  • Full time long term roles for the right people
  • Super on all hours
  • Leave entitlements paid at site rates

Underground Electricians, Fitters, Supervisors, Operators etc – required for vacancies for Long Term Conveyor Contract – Bowen Basin.

Underground Personnel with Conveyor installation & Maintenance Experience to fill new vacancies new 5 year contract


  • Operators
  • Electricians
  • Fitters
  • Supervisors
  • Deputies
  • also possible Mechanical or Project Coordinators roles for relevantly experienced persons

Due to industry requirements and high safety-focus for  the underground roles

You must have:

  • Previous Underground Experience in a Coal Mine
  • Queensland Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* – UG
  • Queensland Coal Board Medical – UG – Section 4
  • Current Drugs Screen
  • Driver’s License
  • Trade Licenses (for Trade Positions)
  • Up to date Resume highlighting Underground experience
  • Demonstrated safety focus and outlook with a positive ‘can do’ attitude


  • DIDO – Camp meals & accom provided
  • Competitive rates and opportunities for appropriately skilled, dedicated & experienced persons
  • Long term stable employment – full time roles including annual leave
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Sub Contract Agreements available

Essential Mining Services

EMS – is a diverse and progressive business with over a decade in the coal & hard-rock mining industry. Their track record demonstrates dedication to providing exemplary service & solutions to Customers and to providing long term stable employment for growing team.

These roles are the result of Customers increased confidence in capabilities and awarding increased opportunities to provide relevantly skilled personnel via an expanded team.

EMS prides itself on its reputation for providing safe, quality & innovative solutions to the mining industry. There principle team has a broad knowledge & skill base with many years significant industry experience and who value the contributions of on-site team at the coal face.

How to apply

This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic mining operation that recognizes achievement and offers genuine career opportunities. Don’t forget you will need the appropriate mine site qualifications such as Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*

Apply for Underground Coal Mine Electricians Fitters Operators Surface Bowen Basin

Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.

The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.

The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queensland’s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.

The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

The 793F has a load cpacityof 226.8 ton (US) and a top speed of 60 kilometres an hour. It's a turbocharged air-to-air aftercooled diesel engine that has enhanced power management capability for maximum hauling performance. The C175-16 is a 16-cylinder, four-stroke design that uses long, effective power strokes for optimum efficiency.

The 793F, is an autonomous-driven truck. Over 100 793F trucks are now operating via Command for hauling, the Cat autonomous truck operations system, which is a part of Cat MineStar™

Read more about the CAT 793 automomous mining dump truck on our website.

Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)

Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.

RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.

Find out more about RII Competencies here

You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.

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